Napkin Folds for an Afternoon Tea Table
A gorgeous table decor is almost as important to an afternoon tea as the tea and nibbles. And unusual and decorative napkin folds can bring a little something special to your table decor.
Decorative napkin folds are not as difficult to accomplish as you might think. Here are a few of my favorite finds with step-by-step directions to help get you started.
This gorgeous napkin fold may look complicated, but it’s actually very simple. It’s the perfect addition to a spring or summer afternoon tea, especially an outdoor tea. You can find the step-by-step instructions with photos on Clean & Scentsible.
The bowtie fold will make your place settings look like a beautiful gift in just three easy steps. Change up the color of your napkins to give it a fresh look each time you use it. Visit Sugar & Charm to see the simple how-to of this fold.
The Menu Holder
I love this charming napkin fold for adding an afternoon tea menu to your place settings. It’s easy to do and you can personalize it with different ribbons and flowers or herbs for each occasion. Rustic Wedding Chic offers a great tutorial with both photos and a video to show you how to create this for yourself.
With fall just around the corner, this pumpkin napkin fold is sure to delight all of your guests. With just an empty toilet paper roll, some orange napkins, and a pickle (yes, a pickle!) you can wow all of your guests with this cute table decor. Find out how on Bright Ideas.
The Christmas Tree
What an adorable addition to a Christmas tea party for either adults or kids! And so easy to do. Your guests will think you spent hours folding napkins when it really only takes a few minutes. Publix has the great tutorial download to show you how it’s done.
With all of these great options available to brighten up your table decor you can use a different fold for a different look every time you invite friends over for tea.